Laura B Allen
Affiliation: University of California
- Relationship of exposure to clinically irrelevant emotion cues and obsessive-compulsive symptomsLaura B Allen
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA
Behav Modif 33:743-62. 2009..Implementation of skills in clinically relevant contexts was associated with greater reductions in OCD symptoms. Discussion focuses on implications for emotion regulatory processes in the maintenance and treatment of emotional disorders...
- Depression partially mediates the relationship between alexithymia and somatization in a sample of healthy childrenLaura B Allen
University of California at Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Health Psychol 16:1177-86. 2011..Possible mechanisms, implications, and directions for future research are discussed...
- Peer mentorship to promote effective pain management in adolescents: study protocol for a randomised controlled trialLaura B Allen
Pediatric Pain Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Trials 12:132. 2011..The study will examine the feasibility of this intervention for both mentors and mentored participants, and will assess the preliminary effectiveness of this program on mentored participants' pain and functional disability...
- Anxiety sensitivity and catastrophizing: associations with pain and somatization in non-clinical childrenJennie C I Tsao
Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
J Health Psychol 14:1085-94. 2009..AS and catastrophizing represent related but partially distinct cognitive constructs that may be targeted by interventions aimed at alleviating pain and somatization in children...
- Sex differences in the association between cortisol concentrations and laboratory pain responses in healthy childrenLaura B Allen
Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, The University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Gend Med 6:193-207. 2009..Yet, less is known about the relationship of cortisol concentrations to pain in children...
- Cognitive behavioral therapy for panic disorder and comorbidity: more of the same or less of more?Michelle G Craske
Department of Psychology, UCLA, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
Behav Res Ther 45:1095-109. 2007..These findings raise the possibility that remaining focused on CBT for panic disorder may be more beneficial for both principal and comorbid diagnoses than combining CBT for panic disorder with 'straying' to CBT for comorbid disorders...